Thursday, June 22, 2017
Carolyn W. Meyer, wife of the well-known late Westporter Bill Meyer, died June 6. She was 75.
She was born in Washington, D.C. on May 2, 1942 and moved to Westport in 1977.
She was known to her many friends and family as joyful, gentle, and kind with a beautiful smile.
Of the many gifts Carolyn shared, her greatest was friendship which she offered to everyone and anyone she met.
She was a dedicated member of the Saugatuck Congregational Church, the Y’s Women, and PEO. She enjoyed singing in the choir and was devoted to her family and friends.
Carolyn gave the world two children, John and Allison Kelsey, and two grandchildren, Scott and CJ.
She is survived by her two sisters, Jean Haley and her partner Joel Clemmer of St. Paul, Minnesota, and Joan Bernardino and her husband Mike of Atlanta, Georgia, and nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Bill, her parents Louise and John Walstrom and stepmother Elbra Walstrom.
There will be a celebration of her life on Thursday, July 27 at 11 a.m. at Saugatuck Congregational Church with reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in Carolyn’s honor to The Hospital for Special Care-ALS Center (http://www.hfsc.org), The ALS Association CT Chapter (http://www.alsact.org) or Saugatuck Congregational Church.
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